London, South Kensington
1 July 2009
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
Mère de l'Artiste Assise 11 (Lust 51)
lithograph, 1965, on watermarked BFK Rives wove, signed and numbered 63/75 in pencil, faint time staining
L. 300 x 210 mm., S. 653 x 482 mm.
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